(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) -- President Joe Biden marked the 22nd anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in Alaska on Monday afternoon."I join you on this solemn day to renew our sacred vow: never forget," Biden said as he spoke to service members, first... Read More.
(JUNEAU, Alaska) -- The glacier lake outburst that sent an unprecedented amount of water rushing towards Alaska's capital, destroying homes, would not have happened without climate change, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.An outburst flood from a meltwater lake on the Mendenhall Glacier,... Read More.
(JUNEAU, Alaska) -- Astonished scientists could not have predicted the severity of a glacial lake outburst flood that inundated a large portion of Juneau, Alaska, over the weekend.Now, they're worried the unprecedented event could happen again.City officials in Juneau, Alaska, issued an emergency declaration... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The nearly dozen Russian and Chinese ships that sailed near Alaska's Aleutian Islands last week as part of a joint exercise -- leading the U.S. to deploy warships and aircraft to monitor the formation -- are now moving away from the region,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Russian and Chinese naval formation patrolled "near Alaska" last week but "was not considered a threat," U.S. Northern Command said Sunday."Air and maritime assets under our commands conducted operations to assure the defense of the United States and Canada," a... Read More.
(JUNEAU, Alaska) -- City officials in Juneau, Alaska, have issued an emergency declaration as a glacier lake outburst flood wreaks havoc near the city, where structures have been destroyed.The flooding is due to a break on Suicide Basin, a side basin on the Mendenhall Glacier,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck near the Alaska Peninsula late Saturday.Preliminary data placed the quake about 55 miles southwest of Sand Point, Alaska, the National Weather Service said. It had initially been measured at a magnitude of 7.4, the United States... Read More.
(SITKA, Alaska) -- The Coast Guard is searching for four missing people after a luxury charter fishing boat sank off the coast of Alaska.Rescuers located one deceased individual near the vessel partially submerged near a small island close to Sitka, Alaska.Kingfisher Charters, a Sitka-based... Read More.
(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) -- Three soldiers were killed and one has been injured after two Army helicopters crashed during training over Alaska on Thursday, officials said.Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson said two AH-64 Apache helicopters returning from a training mission collided and crashed near Healy.Two of the... Read More.